Narrator: As you may be finding out, learning from home has its own challenges. Ahhh, yes. That slow internet connection.
“I got it! I got it! I figured out those dance moves! What are you doing right now? Nothing? Good. Watch! I’ll show you!”
You’ve finally figured out why your 4th-grader stares blankly at you when you use words like borrow and carry. The “new” math term is regrouping. As you sit down together to tackle the next set of problems, an alert pops up on your screen—you are being asked to log in to an unscheduled video conference for work.
Distractions, tech issues, 4th-grade math…all over the world, parents are waking up to the challenge of supporting their children’s education in a time when schools have closed in response to COVID-19 and might remain closed for some time.
Maybe your school is conducting virtual teaching online, maybe it’s mailing lesson packets to your home, or maybe your school shut down completely before any plans for learning at home could be put into place. Whatever your circumstance, chances are you are trying to figure out how to best support your child’s learning, given the present situation.
In this resource, we will offer some common-sense suggestions and tips, and we’ll help cut through the COVID-relatedoffers andsolutions probably filling your email inbox right this moment.